Unless you've been living under a rock for the past week then you couldn't have failed to notice the uproar that's being caused by the latest release of MT4.
Build 600 of MT4,the most popular trading platform in the world, was unveiled at the beginning of February 2014. It's the most significant change to the platform since it was first introduced in 2005 and has caused a great deal of controversy.
When the news hit the trading world the most popular Forex trading forum, Forex Factory, lit up !
In just two weeks the dedicated thread over there has grown to over 20 pages of posts. That's almost 500 posts... in only two weeks !
But is all this controversy and uproar really warranted? (more…)
I woke up this morning to find some pretty exciting news from MetaQuotes sitting in my inbox.
They've just opened up the MetaTrader 4 Marketplace with loads of free and paid Expert Advisors for you to wade through.
If you've ever used Apples App Store or Google Play then you'll already be familiar with the concept. Users can browse the extensive list of Expert Advisors that are available and download as many as they like.
Just like the other marketplaces there are both free and paid options and it's accessible both online and in the MetaTrader 4 terminal. While the marketplace has been available for MetaTrader 5 users since 2012, this is the first time that such a scheme has been available to MetaTrader 4 users. (more…)